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Reflection on Brexit for British Expats Returning to the UK

By |January 1st, 2018

For British expats returning to the UK, Brexit presents a bit of a conundrum. Britain’s surprise vote to leave the European Union — or to ‘Brexit’ — changed many people’s visions of the country. There has been talk of the once-proud United Kingdom becoming a laughing stock. But as I returned home for Christmas to see my country […]

How to Enjoy the Sweetest Romantic Break in York

By |July 27th, 2015

Close to the sweeping moors where Cathy and Heathcliff played out their love affair in Wuthering Heights sits the ancient walled city of York. Founded by the Romans in 71 AD, it’s a city with charming cobbled streets, a medieval castle and cosy pubs, watched over by a towering Gothic cathedral. If you’re planning […]

A Love Letter to London

By |May 29th, 2015

Sometimes you can travel far away and forget what makes your home city so special. This is my love letter to London.

Two years ago, I left you.
I felt I’d grown weary of you, the routine of city life.
I was looking for something else, something more meaningful,
So I packed my bags and explored the world.

I’d always been […]

Around the Globe in a Day at the World Travel Market

By |November 19th, 2014

Have you ever wished that you could be teleported from one exotic location to another? […]

Slight Return: What’s the Best Thing about Round-the-World Travels?

By |December 27th, 2013

Someone asked me the other day, since I’ve come back home for Christmas – what has been the best aspect of my round-the-world travels: the activities I’ve done, the people I’ve met, or the feeling of freedom and adventure? […]